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Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions

Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions
The arrival of cold weather doesn’t mean you have to abandon your favorite outdoor activities and wait until the return of warm weather before…
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A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.

A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.
It’s September, and the coming of fall equals an abundance of autumnal harvest…in the woods. Foraging is currently all the rage at top…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Virginia

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Virginia
No matter where you find yourself in the Commonwealth of Virginia, you’re never far from an outstanding hiking trail. Mountains. Valleys.…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Virginia

5 Energizing Hikes in Virginia
Virginian hikers enjoy many of the most rewarding trails on the East Coast. When it comes to upping the ante and pushing yourself on a more…
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7 Best Trail Running Spots in Virginia

7 Best Trail Running Spots in Virginia
Trail runners in Virginia have an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Should you head to the beach and the oft-sighted First Landing State Park?…
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7 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Virginia

7 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Virginia
Virginia’s diverse natural habitats, from the beaches on the eastern shore to the mountains and nature preserves, make for a fantastic place…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Virginia

5 Great Hiking Trails in Virginia
Hiking in Virginia is a regular pastime. Hundreds of hiking trails across our many state parks, national parks, and routes leading through the…
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5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.

5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.
The warm days and crisp, cool nights of autumn make the perfect conditions for a weekend hiking and camping excursion. There is nothing quite like…
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4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation

4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation
If you’ve been on a vacation to an outdoor destination in the past few years, you’ve likely noticed a new phenomenon: cycle paths, single…
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10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail

10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail
One of the hottest trends in hiking and backpacking over the past few years has been the shift toward going ultralight on the trail. Typically, this…
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Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps

Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps
Learning how to properly pack a backpack is a true art form that every outdoor enthusiast should master. Whether you’re heading into the…
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Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love
Proper footwear is one of the many keys to a successful hike. Here are six boots that will coddle your heel and arches while performing admirably on…
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Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids

Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids
Taking your family on an antler hike puts a new twist on spring day hikes and sharpens everyone’s abilities to observe what’s around them…
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Backpacking the backcountry

Backpacking the backcountry
The backcountry: An isolated or remote area that only the most intrepid of campers will retreat to. Skipping out on the designated campsites and…
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Hiking safety in the winter

Hiking safety in the winter
If solitude is what you’re after, winter hiking can be very enjoyable. Most hiking trails are never crowded during the colder months. If you…
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Events Near Heathsville VA

Reading Festival

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 7:00pm
Calvert Library
Prince Frederick, MD
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Fall Seed Planting

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 at 9:30am
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
Prince Frederick, MD
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Ducks Unlimited - Middle Potomac River DU Greenwing Event

Ducks Unlimited - Middle Potomac River DU Greenwing Event
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018
Oak Grove Baptist Church, 8096 Leedstown Road
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Kilmarnock Farmers Market

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 9:00am
Kilmarnock Town Centre Park
Kilmarnock, VA
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Birdwalk at Laurel Grove Tract at RRVNWR

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 9:00am
Port Royal, VA
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White Stone Oktoberfest Festival

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 9:00am
White Stone Volunteer Fire Department
White Stone, VA
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Maryland STEM Festival

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 9:00am
Calvert Library Prince Frederick
Prince Frederick, MD
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Maryland STEM Festival

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 10:00am
St. Mary's County Fairgrounds
Leonardtown, MD
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Maryland STEM Festival - Journey to Capricorn: Sunsets

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 5:30pm
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
Church Creek, MD
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Owls of Maryland

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 7:00pm
Flag Ponds Nature Park
Lusby, MD
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CLOSED CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP

CLOSED CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP
Sunday, Oct 28, 2018
Patuxent River, MD
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Fall Colors Guided Hike

Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 at 1:00pm
Double Oak Farm
Frederick, MD
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CPCS Running Crab 5k

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 at 8:00am
Historic St. Mary's City
Saint Marys City, MD
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